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Trump on Tillerson: "We have a very good relationship"

Saturday, October 07, 2017 - 01:09

President Donald Trump said on Saturday he has a good relationship with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, but sometimes he would like Tillerson to be a ''little bit tougher.'' Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) President Donald Trump said on Saturday he has a good relationship with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, but sometimes he would like Tillerson to be a "little bit tougher." Trump made the comment to reporters as he was leaving the White House to attend a private fundraiser in North Carolina. NBC reported this week that in a session with Trump's national security team and Cabinet officials at the Pentagon, Tillerson had openly criticized the president and referred to him as a "moron." Tillerson on Wednesday said he had never considered resigning and was committed to Trump's agenda, but failed to address whether he had referred to the president as a "moron," as NBC reported.

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Trump on Tillerson: "We have a very good relationship"

Saturday, October 07, 2017 - 01:09